Pink Mycena Mycena pura (Persoon) P. Kummer  

Status:

Found solitary or in small groups on ground in hardwood or coniferous forests.

Description:

Cap: Various shades of pink, purple, lilac; convex to almost flat; odor of radishes. Gills: Whitish, purplish, close. Stalk: Color same as cap or paler, flattened/twisted, base somewhat enlarged. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 6 records in the project database.

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Pink Mycena (fruiting bodies, top view) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/11/2011). Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)

Pink Mycena (fruiting bodies) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/11/2011). Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)

Pink Mycena (old fruiting bodies) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/26/2010). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)


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